Afshan Subohi

National Savings and FATF

If only a quarter of CDNS depositors decide to withdraw their investment, it will translate into about Rs1 trillion Published Jan 27, 2020 07:02am

Dispensable objects

When media owners get their expensive cameras insured and leave the cameraman uncovered,... Published Jan 20, 2020 07:06am

Hope against hope

The Dawn B&F team attempts to offer tips, note threats and identify trends leading the way in business and society. Updated Jan 06, 2020 07:38am

Business and the boots

The undeniable fact remains: the country’s growth did spike in Musharraf’s time. Updated Dec 23, 2019 09:37am

East, West and CPEC

Ignoring economic compulsions, the West detests Pakistan drifting closer to China. Published Dec 16, 2019 07:14am

Reviving Tuwairqi Steel

‘The government may find it hard to quell fears and doubts of investors as.... Published Dec 09, 2019 07:22am

Shackles of elite capture

Prime Minister Imran Khan did fire youth’s imagination when he spoke of freeing the country from elite capture... Published Nov 25, 2019 06:59am

Betting on SEZs — again

Business community is desperately waiting for government measures that will reboot the economy. Published Nov 12, 2019 07:05am

Making riches off of poverty

Our poor ranking on HDI exposes the bankruptcy of ideas in the social welfare sector Published Nov 04, 2019 07:17am

The Dufflo challenge

‘Most critics belong to the band of lazy bumps, afraid to step out of the comfort of their black-and-white dream world.’ Updated Oct 23, 2019 12:15pm

Why competition is missing

‘The archaic mindset is too deep-rooted in society. Government officers are control freaks. They are choking investment’ Published Oct 14, 2019 07:06am

Lost in transition

In this special report, the Dawn Business and Finance team tries to deconstruct the slide ... Updated Sep 23, 2019 11:20am